Someone should write a book about the utterly dispiriting architecture of the Global War on Terror
‘I built up a really nice business over 10 years and then they came in like gangsters and took it all away’
The Arabian Nights has inspired more than 70 movies, from silent ballet and Scooby Doo to Pasolini’s picaresque eroticism
Arabia: A Journey Through the Heart of the Middle East by Levison Wood reviewed
William Atkins uncovers the many guises of the desert with much imagination, insight and wit.